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Feb 24, 2016, 17:10 ET Huntington Hospital named one of Healthgrades 2016 America's 50 Best Hospitals

Today, Huntington Hospital announced that it has received the Healthgrades 2016 America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™.  The distinction...


Nov 19, 2015, 18:51 ET Huntington Hospital Celebrates Prestigious Magnet® Re-designation for Nursing Excellence

 Huntington Hospital has once again received national recognition for excellence in nursing from the American Nurses Credentialing Center's...


Oct 13, 2015, 13:00 ET Huntington Memorial Hospital Announces Paul L. H. Ouyang Elected Chairman of the Board of Directors

 Huntington Memorial Hospital today announced that Paul L. H. Ouyang has been elected chairman of the board of directors of Huntington...


Sep 10, 2015, 20:25 ET Huntington Memorial Hospital and USC Institute for Maternal-Fetal Health (IMFH) Partner to Offer Fetal Surgery Program

 Huntington Memorial Hospital, in partnership with USC Institute for Maternal-Fetal Health (IMFH), successfully completed its first fetal...


Mar 17, 2015, 19:42 ET Huntington Memorial Hospital Launches Intensivist Program for Critical Care Patients

Huntington Memorial Hospital has partnered with Huntington Pulmonary Medical Group (HPMG) to create and implement a Leapfrog Group-compliant...


Mar 16, 2015, 16:01 ET Huntington Memorial Hospital Launches Laborist Program

 Huntington Memorial Hospital recently partnered with Ob Hospitalist Group (OBHG) to provide on-site, around-the-clock Board Certified OB/GYN...


Feb 09, 2015, 17:26 ET James A. Shankwiler, M.D. Elected Chief of the Medical Staff at Huntington Memorial Hospital

James A. Shankwiler, M.D., has been elected president of the medical staff at Huntington Memorial Hospital, effective January 1, 2015. A board...


Feb 02, 2015, 14:19 ET Huntington Memorial Hospital Announces New Board Members

 Huntington Memorial Hospital announced today the election of two new and two returning members to its board of directors, effective January 1,...


Dec 19, 2013, 14:51 ET Charles Sharp, M.D., Named First Faculty Emeritus at Huntington Memorial Hospital

 In recognition of a quarter of a century of service and mentorship as a member of its academic faculty, Charles Sharp, M.D., has been named...


Oct 09, 2013, 14:29 ET The Art of Surgery is Twice What it Used to be at Huntington Memorial Hospital

Philanthropic Support Secures 2nd Robotic Surgery System As part of its continued commitment to the patient experience and with the support of...


Aug 21, 2013, 17:40 ET Nancy Greengold, M.D., Named Vice President of Clinical Integration at Huntington Memorial Hospital

 Nancy Greengold, M.D., MBA, has been appointed to the newly created position of vice president of clinical integration at Huntington...


May 14, 2013, 13:41 ET Huntington Memorial Hospital Receives Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award

Huntington Memorial Hospital has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association's Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold...


May 09, 2013, 15:43 ET Raj Takhar Named Vice President -- Physician Strategies for Huntington Memorial Hospital

Raj Takhar has been named vice president of business & physician strategies for Huntington Memorial Hospital, effective immediately.  In...


Apr 29, 2013, 18:17 ET Armando Gonzalez Elected Lifetime Trustee of Huntington Memorial Hospital

 Armando L. Gonzalez, FAIA, current board member of Huntington Memorial Hospital and founding principal of Gonzalez Goodale Architects in...


Mar 26, 2013, 17:55 ET Huntington Memorial Hospital Reaches Halfway Mark in Expansion of its Emergency and Trauma Center

Huntington Memorial Hospital announced today that it has reached the halfway mark in its ambitious expansion project which, when completed, will...


Feb 05, 2013, 13:16 ET Edmund Tse, M.D., Elected Chief of the Medical Staff at Huntington Memorial Hospital

 Edmund Tse, M.D., has been elected chief of staff at Huntington Memorial Hospital, effective immediately. A native of Hong Kong and a resident...


Jan 25, 2013, 12:26 ET Huntington Memorial Hospital Elects Paul Johnson, Deborah Williams to its Board of Directors

Local residents Paul Johnson and Deborah Williams have been elected to the board of directors of Huntington Memorial Hospital, effective...


Jan 18, 2013, 19:53 ET Huntington Hospital Appoints Executive Director of Public Relations

Taps former SoCal Corporate Healthcare VP of Communications, Marketing  Huntington Memorial Hospital today announced that Kevin L....


Jul 17, 2012, 16:28 ET Huntington Memorial Hospital Included in U.S. News & World Report's National Rankings

Rated as the Number Four Hospital in Los Angeles and Number Eight in California Huntington Memorial Hospital has been ranked among the top...


Mar 27, 2012, 14:18 ET Rescued California Woman's Husband Grateful For Concern

PASADENA, Calif., March 27, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --  Li Schroeder, husband of the California woman who was rescued Monday after her...


Feb 08, 2012, 18:38 ET Huntington Hospital Trauma Center Receives Level II Verification From the Verification Review Committee of the American College of Surgeons

 Huntington Hospital Trauma Center has been verified as a Level II trauma center by the Verification Review Committee (VRC), an ad hoc...


Jan 12, 2012, 19:30 ET Huntington Hospital Adds Financial and Real Estate Expert to Board of Directors

Huntington Memorial Hospital is pleased to announce that Wayne M. Brandt has joined its board of directors.  Brandt is managing director and...


Nov 02, 2011, 20:19 ET Huntington Hospital's Robbin Cohen, MD, Warns Students About the Dangers of Smoking

Approximately 100 middle school students from High Point Academy and Mayfield Junior School attended a presentation by Robbin Cohen, MD,...


Oct 14, 2011, 17:32 ET Jane Haderlein Attends Senior Leadership Program at Stanford

Jane Haderlein, senior vice president of external affairs at Huntington Memorial Hospital, recently attended an Executive Program in Leadership in...


Oct 13, 2011, 16:55 ET Huntington Memorial Hospital Receives National Recognition for Exemplary Surgical Quality Outcomes From the American College of Surgeons

The American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (ACS NSQIP) has recognized Huntington Memorial Hospital, as one of...